As the Russian population thins, it may lure China into disputed border territory.TAGGED: Demographics
|When it comes to East Asia, the Obama administration—building on the foundation laid by previous presidential teams—has demonstrated its ability to pursue a broadly realist foreign-policy course. In seeking to knit together a... more ››|
|An effort by the Obama administration to reinforce the powers of U.N. chemical weapons inspectors in Syria Wednesday evening foundered in the face of Russian and Chinese opposition in the U.N. Security Council, according to... more ››|
|On August 7, the White House announced the cancellation of a September G20 summit meeting between Barack Obama and Vladimir Putin, citing a “lack of progress on issues such as missile defense and arms control, trade and... more ››|
|Clearly, China’s inadequate adjustment of GDP for inflation produces artificially inflated numbers, but there are undoubtedly other problems that result in the overstatement of GDP, such as the exaggeration of industrial... more ››|
|It is the end of an era for China, and also for Latin America.
After expanding by at least eight percent, and often by double digits, for more than a decade, the Chinese economy is entering a period of slower growth. In 2012, it... more ››|